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10 'Walks of Art' self-guided public art tours in London - City and Bankside, from Monument to Tate Modern

It was an unseasonably sunny winter day in February, so I took on a self-guided walking tour of public art around London courtesy my new book, “Walks of Art”, compiled by Frances Barry and illustrated by Simon Harmer. 1,212 more words

Contemporary Sculpture

Sonoma County, California: Hotbed of Culture

“When I retire, I’m going to move to an art community.” That’s what I used to tell myself. I actually looked into the artists’ colony in Sand City, California, as well as a number of other locations that attract the art minded. 1,238 more words

Redwood Writers Club

Another Gallery Closing in Phoenix

This is so sad. I’ve lost count of the galleries that have closed in the last few years. Chartreuse was very well respected, a must see destination on Grand Ave on first and third Friday art walk nights. 145 more words

Cindy Schnackel

The case for sculpture galleries on a cruise ship - somewhere in the Mediterranean

Art, it has been said, “is in the eye of the beholder” but when half-ton marbles on plinths appear in every corridor on MSC’s larger ships, I have to wonder, are they still works of fine art, or have they been relegated to serve only as décor, to be no more appreciated than a lamp in the corner. 853 more words

Exhibits - Events - Galleries

Show openings went well!

Abstract to Absurd, with Carlos Raush’s abstract paintings and my birds and monsters, opened Friday, Sept 2nd, and runs through Wed Sept 28th. Olney has some daytime hours, weekdays 9-4, a good idea to call in advance to be sure they will be open. 765 more words

Cindy Schnackel

A visit to Oscar Niemeyer's flying saucer - MAC: Niterói Contemporary Art Museum, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

In town for the Rio 2016 Olympics, it’s a must to grab a ferry across the bay for both the great views of Rio’s skyline and for a visit to Museu de Arte Contemporânea (MAC) de Niterói. 895 more words

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Sculpture in the City 2016 - London's annual 'urban canvas' takes over the capital's business and banking district

London’s annual Sculpture in the City is back again with 20 new large-scale public artworks dotted around the capital’s centre, providing a breath of fresh… 993 more words

Exhibits - Events - Galleries